After receiving his B.A in Communications from UC San Diego, Zheng became a journalist in bay area. He started off covering crime beat and slowly directed his focus onto issues and events related to art, which had always been his passion. He has been questioning politicians and the society as a whole for five years as a reporter. Then there was a day when he stopped and pondered: Is it as important if not more to critically think of the answers collected as the will of collecting them? He therefore come to Davis to ask more artsy questions to himself. Zheng is particularly interested in the art and history of Chinese Calligraphy.